|Catalog Number||OH0117 Allen Tuthill|
|Object Name||Oral Histories|
|Scope & Content||
Oral histories; transcription
REMARKS: This is an interview with Allen Tuthill and it takes place on September 12, 1978 at the home of Mr. Tuthill near Oakland, Oregon. The interviewer is Star Eatherington.
During the interview Mr. Tuthill is explaining some old farming techniques and the advent of the gas engine and how that helped farming in the way of tractors and plows and such. He talks about the coming of cars and the making of roads and how those two coincided. He talks about his early memories of the inustries that were present, the turkeys, the orchards, the fishing that was done out of the Calapooia and the changes of these through the years. He talks about his school days and the things that they did for fun, the spelling bees and the arithmetic contest.
|Title||Allen Tuthill oral history|
|Collection||ARCHIVES AND MANUSCRIPTS|